Curriculum Vitae

Brian Stanford

Professor Emeritus of Art History and Studio Art
Academic Department: Art History, Studio Art

M.C.S.D. (Chartered Designer), The Chartered Society of Designers, UK
A.T.D. University of Southampton Institute of Education, UK
National Diploma in Design (Special Level), Beckenham School of Art, London, UK

Previous positions: Head of Art Dept. at St. John’s College, Hampshire, Lecturer Hampshire Further Education Committee, Professor, Fleming College, Switzerland. With Franklin College since its inception in 1970. Former Director of Summer Programs in St. Ives, Cornwall, England. Practicing painter, has had one-man exhibitions in Britain, Switzerland, Italy and the USA, including, in 1990, an exhibition with Suzanne Bollag in Zürich. Commissioned to design eight sets for a Swiss television production (TSI) entitled “Writers in America” directed by Matteo Bellinelli. Main academic interest is the illusion of identity in modernist painting. Works in private collections in Switzerland, Italy, Great Britain, United States, Holland, Belgium, Saudi Arabia and Brazil.